Author Archives: Anthea Gerrie

Kasbah Angour Hotel, Marrakech

09/03/2020 by .

Unlike so many hotels in the foothills of the Atlas which are really suburban outposts of Marrakech with mountain views, Kasbah Angour is the real thing.

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Jardin Des Douars Essaouira Hotel

05/03/2020 by .

If there’s anything more enticing than a Moroccan resort hotel untouched by package tourists, it’s one which punches up the vibrancy and colour typical of its native land with an added touch of Senegal.

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Thackeray’s  Restaurant, Tunbridge Wells

23/02/2020 by .

Honesty is the best policy for ambitious restaurateurs these days when even famous chefs are having to close restaurants as diners retrench in search of better value.

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La Quinta Inn & Suites, San Luis Obispo, California

13/02/2020 by .

That La Quinta Inn & Suites should be the first new hotel built in 10 years in San Luis Obispo beggars belief.

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PremiAir VIP Lounge, Manchester Airport

31/01/2020 by .

Eat your heart out, LAX – you may have a new private suite to pamper movie stars and studio execs, but you are not the only airport to offer exclusive check-in facilities far from the prying eyes of the paparazzi.   Now Manchester Airport, Britain’s third busiest after Heathrow and Gatwick, has its own private terminal.

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Driving the Kent Coast to Dungeness

20/01/2020 by .

The trouble with road-testing a nifty car in crowded England is the limited supply of empty highways on which to open it up.   Which is where the windswept eastern tip of England, where Kent meets Sussex and the intrepid and creative have settled amidst the desolate beauty of Dungeness, comes into its own.

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